A man wearing a face mask walks past a mural in Chinatown in Singapore. The Chinese embassy has intensified its outreach campaign to citizens currently in the city state. Photo: AFP A man wearing a face mask walks past a mural in Chinatown in Singapore. The Chinese embassy has intensified its outreach campaign to citizens currently in the city state. Photo: AFP
A man wearing a face mask walks past a mural in Chinatown in Singapore. The Chinese embassy has intensified its outreach campaign to citizens currently in the city state. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: Beijing offers Chinese nationals in Singapore face masks and support amid crisis

  • The Chinese embassy has reached out to its citizens - from students to members of business groups - to assuage concerns as infections in the city-state spike
  • Analysts say Chinese missions elsewhere are doing the same thing as Beijing defends its ‘drastic’ measures taken on the mainland to stem the Covid-19 outbreak

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A man wearing a face mask walks past a mural in Chinatown in Singapore. The Chinese embassy has intensified its outreach campaign to citizens currently in the city state. Photo: AFP A man wearing a face mask walks past a mural in Chinatown in Singapore. The Chinese embassy has intensified its outreach campaign to citizens currently in the city state. Photo: AFP
A man wearing a face mask walks past a mural in Chinatown in Singapore. The Chinese embassy has intensified its outreach campaign to citizens currently in the city state. Photo: AFP
READ FULL ARTICLE